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Subject: RE: My first post... and question.

RE: My first post... and question.

From: Jammit Timmaj <>
Date: Tue, 6 May 2008 14:57:36 +0000

> Date: Tue, 6 May 2008 08:41:58 +0200
> From:
> To:
> Subject: Re: My first post... and question.
> On Sun, 4 May 2008, Jammit Timmaj wrote:
> > I have a first gen iPod that I've replaced the battery. The new battery is a
> > 2200mAh battery, but the battery capacity in Rockbox maxes out at1900mAh. Is
> > there a file I can modify to show the correct information, or I can simply
> > ignore this tiny problem? I don't think there needs to be a new Rockbox
> > update for this since this is a tiny problem.
> The values are stored in a source file so you'd need to track it down, edit it
> and then recompile. But really, the value is only used for run-time
> estimations on the ipod so you won't lose much by simply ignoring it.
> --
> Daniel Stenberg -- --

I figured the battery capacity was more a guess than a science because the actual battery itself doesn't have any built in electronics for detecting charge state like a laptop battery does. Consider this question answered. Thanks.

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